United in serving the community, one child at a time.  



Creating strategic partnerships to provide children the vision care they need to see, learn and succeed.


Correcting the vision of children to improve their lives, the community, and the economy.


We are a 501 (c) 3 public charity that together raises funds, finds solutions, and coordinates the efforts of our coalition partners to deliver vision services to children.

Board of Directors

 Patrick Esquerré



The founder of La Madeleine Bakery and Café in Dallas, has been involved in a variety of nonprofit, community-based initiatives around the nation.  He founded Essilor Vision Foundation and the Kids Vision For Life (KVFL) program with Hubert Sagnieres, CEO of Essilor International. Its mission is to eliminate poor vision and its consequences by providing vision care to underserved elementary school children in the United States.  Patrick is a board member of Essilor Vision Foundation. Among others, Patrick was board member of the North Texas Food Bank and CASA..

Sara B. Woodward


Previously President of the Alcon Foundation and Director of Alcon’s Corporate Giving Department.  She was responsible for grant making, employee volunteers, medical donations for missions and patient assistance program.  Her focus was supporting local and international not-for-profits that created access to sustainable eye care programs and services for individuals and communities in need.  She is also President of Everman Education Foundation.

Peter B. Dauterman

Active the past 8 years in the Kids Vision For Life and is now an active board member of Kids Vision Coalition. He also serves as a board member and the Vice Chairman of the Park Conservancy (formerly known as the Lee Park Conservancy) and board member of the Dallas Arboretum.

Kids Vision Coalition.  is a registered 501 ( c ) 3 - © 2018 by Kids Vision Coalition.